• Nippers turning the tide: getting plastic off our beaches for good

    Emma Johnson     |      February 26, 2018

    A new campaign from Surf Life Saving NSW and Clean Oceans Australia has been launched this February to engage Nippers in getting plastics off our beaches.

  • Our year in review – 2017

    Emma Johnson     |      December 22, 2017

    Open Forum received some wonderful contributions throughout 2017. Editor Emma Johnson goes through some of the smart, specialised and astute content that keeps Open Forum engaged in a high-quality conversation on the social, political, environmental and cultural issues that matter.

  • Australian Healthcare & Hospitals Association release new report

    Emma Johnson     |      December 16, 2017

    To achieve a healthy Australia supported by the best possible healthcare system, AHHA is recommending that Australia reorientate the healthcare system over the next 10 years by enabling outcomes‑focused and value-based healthcare. Read the full report here.

  • Housing Affordability Online Consultation Report Released

    Emma Johnson     |      November 9, 2017

    The report from the recent Housing Affordability Online Consultation, hosted by Open Forum, and run in conjunction with Global Access Partners and the NSW Department of Planning and the Environment, has now been released.

  • Introduction – letter from the editor

    Emma Johnson     |      June 9, 2017

    Our new editor shares an introductory letter with the Open Forum Community and encourages them to continue to engage in important and constructive dialogue.